International News

Councillors accept Exploris funds

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 13:27
Ards Borough Council accept an offer of almost £1m from the executive to keep open and redevelop Northern Ireland's aquarium.

Mosul air strike 'kills dozens'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 13:25
At least 60 people have been killed in an Iraqi air strike on premises controlled by rebels in the northern city of Mosul, officials say.

VIDEO: Can horses help autistic children?

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 13:18
Rupert Isaacson believes he has found a method to ease the dysfunctional symptoms associated with autism.

Celtic 0-2 Legia Warsaw (agg 1-6)

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 12:38
Celtic's ambitions of a third successive Champions League campaign founder as they crash to a 2-0 defeat at Murrayfield.

Putin orders retaliatory sanctions

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 12:27
Russian President Vladimir Putin bans or limits agricultural imports from countries imposing sanctions on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine.

Microsoft alerts police to child porn

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 12:07
A man is arrested in Pennsylvania after Microsoft discovered suspected child abuse images in his OneDrive and email accounts and alerted officials.

VIDEO: Ebola drug 'poses ethics questions'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 12:06
Tarik Jasarevic from the World Health Organisation told the BBC that an experimental drug has been used.

Peace vigil at Belfast City Hall

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 11:52
Several hundred people say prayers for peace at a vigil at Belfast City Hall.

VIDEO: Inseparable couple die hours apart

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 11:46
A US couple, who were married for nearly 62 years, died just hours apart, their granddaughter has said.

Detroit porch shooting trial ends

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 11:46
Theodore Wafer, who killed an unarmed black woman on his suburban Detroit porch, should have called the police if he was afraid, prosecutors say.

'Deeply rooted in Nottingham'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 09:41
What does Nottingham hometown think of chemist chain's sale?

Two British students killed in Borneo

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 09:41
Two British medical students from Newcastle University - named as Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger - are stabbed to death in Borneo, police say.

Johnson to seek 2015 Commons return

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 08:56
London Mayor Boris Johnson confirms his intention to become an MP again at next year's general election, ending months of speculation.

Cook 'could not walk away from role'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 08:31
Alastair Cook says it was 'natural' for him to consider his position as England captain during the team's recent struggles.

Man jailed for life for party murder

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 07:33
A man who stabbed a friend to death after a failed romance with his sister is jailed for life for his murder.

Schumacher theft suspect found dead

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 07:23
A man arrested on suspicion of stealing and leaking Michael Schumacher's medical files has been found hanged in his cell, Swiss police say.

School worker sent sex photos to boy

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 07:04
A teaching assistant breaks down in tears as she confesses to sending a schoolboy sexual photographs of herself.

Will the latest Gaza ceasefire last?

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 06:49
Can alchemy of diplomacy bring lasting peace?

Helmand's Golden Age

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-06 06:38
The films that show all was good in 1950s Afghanistan

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